Mountaineers Drop Close One Against UPike

Berea came up just short in a 2-1 setback against NAIA's University of Pikeville.

Pikeville struck first on a goal by Macarena Acuna. Berea would answer at 25:40 with a goal from Sohara Perez. It was a defensive battle as both teams got in less than 5 shots apiece in the first half, with the Mountaineers taking 3 and the Bears taking 5.

Early in the second half Macarena Acuna would score her second goal for Pikeville at 56:48. Pikeville would hold the Mountaineers to just two shots and keep them scoreless in the second.

With the loss Berea moves to 5-10-1 on the season. The Mountaineers will be back in action Sunday at UC Clermont with kickoff set for 12PM.